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INTO THE FRAY: Sept. 17: Will the Right snatch defeat from the jaws of victory…again?

      For your perusal, my latest INTO THE FRAY column Sept. 17: Will the Right snatch defeat from the jaws of victory…again? (Kindly consider “liking”, sharing, tweeting – please use hash-tag ‪#‎IntoFray)   The continued existence of the Left as a viable force in Israeli politics, despite the manifest failure of its political credo, […]

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Egypt, Ethiopia and the Nile

By MALCOLM DASH  – Originally published in The Jerusalem Post, March 14, 2016 The prospective deal is important because it marks a move away from Egypt’s historical insistence on maintaining colonial-era agreements on water rights. When Egypt’s then president Mohamed Morsi said in June 2013 that “all options” including military intervention were on the table if […]

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INTO THE FRAY:THE FORGOTTEN FIRE?

For your perusal, my latest INTO THE FRAY column THE FORGOTTEN FIRE? (Kindly consider “liking”, sharing, tweeting – please use hash-tag ‪#‎IntoFray) Last week’s fires did little to illuminate much of the unknown still shrouding another conflagration that flared up, almost a year and a half ago. It appears this week on the following sites […]

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INTO THE FRAY: CONDELL ON CLINTON

For your perusal, my latest INTO THE FRAY column CONDELL ON CLINTON (Kindly consider “liking”, sharing, tweeting – please use hash-tag ‪#‎IntoFray) By presenting the divide between Trump & the post-Obama surrogate, Clinton, as an “America vs Europe” one, Condell understates the true nature of the dichotomy It appears this week on the following sites […]

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Dismantling democracy

The underpinnings of Israeli democracy are being imperiled by those purporting to be its staunchest defenders. Talkbacks (27) Religion, nationalism and a people’s complex of ethical habits and customs have traditionally been interpreted as obstacles to the establishment of successful democratic political institutions. But the truth is considerably more complicated, for the success of liberal […]

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